Sign In View Cart View Cart


Accessories
Apparel
Body & Spirit
Carvings & Sculptures
Charitable Giving
Children
Craft Supplies
Dining/Kitchen
Food
Garden
Gift Ideas
Home Decor
Jewelry
Occasions
Christmas
Angels
Cards
Decorative
Nativities
Ornaments - Beaded
Ornaments - Ceramic
Ornaments - Cloth
Ornaments - Glass
Ornaments - Gourd
Ornaments - Metal
Ornaments - Tagua
Ornaments - Other
Easter
Halloween
Valentine's Day
Weddings
Other Occasions
Office/School
Pets
New Discoveries
Sale Items
Clearance
FairTrade-100x123.jpg One World Projects is a Green America Member, offering customers Wholesale and Retail Products that are good for the environment
PRODUCT KEY
All of our products are Fair Trade
Compassionate Trade Compassionate Trade
Eco-Positive Eco-Positive
Supporting Children Supporting Children
Recycled Recycled
Animal Friendly Animal Friendly
Organic Organic
           Image result for facebook symbol Instagram Symbol  Twitter Symbol
Occasions > Weddings > Caring DovesTagua Figurine Carved by Artisans of Ecuador

Nesting Doves Tagua Figurine  Crafted by Artisans in Ecuador  Measures 2” high x 4” wide x 1-3/4” deep
Nesting Doves Tagua Figurine
Crafted by Artisans in Ecuador
Measures 2” high x 4” wide x 1-3/4” deep

email this page / see full collection


Naya Nayon Artisan Story
Ecuador

A Tagua TreeNaya Nayon, an Ecuador-based NGO, counters poverty and deforestation by creating new jobs that depend on conservation and responsible forest management. To accomplish this goal, the company works with 23 local artisans to create figurines, jewelry and ornaments from tagua nuts. These nuts grow year-round in Ecuador and can be harvested without detriment to the rainforest. Naya Nayon gives its artisans all the training, tools and materials they need to work from home, and then manages work distribution from the organizations main office to make sure orders are fairly distributed.

 


Naya Nayon Artisan Story
Ecuador

A Tagua TreeNaya Nayon, an Ecuador-based NGO, counters poverty and deforestation by creating new jobs that depend on conservation and responsible forest management. To accomplish this goal, the company works with 23 local artisans to create figurines, jewelry and ornaments from tagua nuts. These nuts grow year-round in Ecuador and can be harvested without detriment to the rainforest. Naya Nayon gives its artisans all the training, tools and materials they need to work from home, and then manages work distribution from the organizations main office to make sure orders are fairly distributed.

 


Caring Doves Tagua Figurine
from Ecuador

Caring Doves Tagua Figurine
   Funds 9 meals

Qty.
 

This Caring Doves tagua figurine has been hand carved in Ecuador from tagua nuts, a renewable rain forest seed known as vegetable ivory for its likeness to real animal ivory, but with animal and habitat-friendly properties. All colors are achieved using natural techniques, such as boiling, fermentation, burning and inlay, that enhance but don't completely cover the nut's organic beauty. Similar to animal ivory, this figurine will gently antique or darken over time.

  • Measures 2-1/4” high x 3” wide x 1-1/2” deep

We encourage you to help save rain forests by considering a tagua nut purchase from One World Projects. Please read our extended description below for more information on how tagua nut carvings are made, and how they have helped save thousands of acres of rain forest and wildlife habitat.

 Handmade in Ecuador and fair trade imported.


Animal Friendly Compassionate Trade Eco-Positive Organic
You may also like:


Alligator Tagua Figurine
from Ecuador

Blue-Footed Booby Tagua Figurine
from Ecuador

©One World Projects, Inc.

Billing Address: 43 Ellicott Ave. Batavia, NY 14020
Store/Warehouse: 56 Harvester Ave. Batavia, NY 14020

Tel: 1.585.343.4490   Fax: 1.585.348.2690  E-mail: sales@oneworldprojects.com